2015 Fund Series

05 April 2017
The 2015 Designer Fashion Fund series follows the judges and the shortlisted designers through their journey of The Fund application process, from the first stage judging through to the winner announcement.

Episode 10: London Fashion Week with Mary Katrantzou

Watch episode 10 we meet with Mary Katrantzou ahead of her first London Fashion Week show as winner of The Fund.


Episode 9: Reasons to Apply

Watch episode 9 where Alexandra Shulman (Editor, British Vogue) & Caroline Rush CBE (CEO, British Fashion Council) talk about the importance of applying for and spreading the word of the Fund.



Episode 8: The Importance of the Fund

Watch episode 8 where we interview Alexandra Shulman, Editor of Vogue, Caroline Rush, Chief Executive of the British Fashion Council and the previous winners who speak about the importance of The Fund and why designers should apply.

Episode 7: Meet The Winner

Watch episode 7 where we meet Mary Katrantzou, the 2015 Winner of the BFC/Vogue Designer Fashion Fund. Listen to how Mary works, her inspiration, how she got into fashion and her plans for the year ahead.

 

Episode 6: The Previous Winner

Watch episode 6 as we take a look back at the previous winners of the BFC/Vogue Designer Fashion Fund and hear how important winning the Fund was for their business.

 

Episode 5: The Winner

Watch episode 5 as members of the British fashion industry and the shortlisted designers gather at a reception hosted by Alexandra Shulman (Editor, British Vogue) & Natalie Massenet (British Fashion Council) at Hotel Café Royal, where Mary Katrantzou is announced as the 2015 winner.

 

Episode 4: British Vogue

Watch episode 4 and go behind-the-scenes at the shortlist shoot in British Vogue. We interview the shortlisted designers and previous winners on the importance of Vogue and its support.

 

Episode 3: London Fashion Week

Watch episode 3 where we visit the shortlisted designers backstage at their shows as they prepare to present their AW15 collections.

 

Episode 2: Meet the shortlist

Watch episode 2 where we meet the 2015 shortlisted designers. Emilia Wickstead, Holly Fulton, Mary Katrantzou, Michael van der Ham, Mother of Pearl, Osman and Sophia Webster go head to head in front of The Fund Judging Committee to present their business plans and convince the committee why they should be the 2015 winner.

 

Episode 1: Introducing The Fund

Episode 1 focuses on the application process for The Fund and introduces the judging committee.

BFC/Vogue Designer Fashion Fund Trailer